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PICTOU - Pictou County District RCMP are investigating a large disturbance that occurred outside a local Pictou bar.
Shortly after 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 23, RCMP officers in Pictou, assisted by Emergency Health Services, responded to a report of 20-30 people fighting outside a local bar. When police arrived on scene, a 21-year- old man was noted to be unconscious. He was transported to hospital by EHS with non life-threatening injuries and was later released.
Preliminary investigation resulted in the arrest of several people in relation to this incident. Three men from Pictou County are facing numerous charges including Assault Causing Bodily Harm, Assault a Police Officer, Escaping Lawful Custody, Obstruction of Justice, Possession of a Weapon and Breach of Court Orders. All accused will appear in court at a later date. The investigation into this matter is continuing with more charges anticipated.